About

TigerStartups is the ultimate destination for entrepreneurs and technology enthusiasts who want to learn and network among the growing and influential Asian technology business community. It is the ultimate place to find out about the latest news on Asian businesses, their latest product launches, and as well as to connect and promote with fellow entrepreneurs and technologists.

the team

Peter Shen

Peter is the founder and CEO of TigerStartups. He is a serial entrepreneur, with TigerStartups being the third of recent startups he has founded. Koowie and Circlekick being the other two. His passion is in creating something new and in helping people. He loves to meet people and travel as well as read and write. You can contact Peter at peter[at]tigerstartups.com.

Tracy Lum

Tracy Lum is a writer and technology enthusiast from New Jersey. She holds a B.A. in Economics and English from Bucknell University. Her interests include reading all sorts of fiction, blogging, and writing about all things generally cool.

Gregory Owens

Greg is a recent graduate from the College of the Holy Cross with a major in Chinese and a concentration in Peace & Conflict Studies. Having received the Huayu Scholarship by the Taiwan Ministry of Education, Greg has since been attending intensive language courses at the International Chinese Language Program in National Taiwan University. He will returning to New York City this summer.

Vinod Janardhanan, PhD

Vinod is a Chicago-based writer, researcher and communications professional with 12 years of experience. He has worked as information officer for European Union and United Nations, and as a journalist with BBC and India's largest news agency. His PhD was on South Asians in the USA.

Jeffrey Dy

I am a blogger/writer from Chino Hills, CA with a philosophy degree from California Polytechnic University of Pomona. I love geeking out about the video game industry and have my own personal blog, gunitver1world.blogsport.com, mostly focused on the game industry, mainly reviews, but also opinions on music and movies. I have lived in the Los Angeles vicinity all my life, but I have been to my motherland, the Philippines several times.

Ryan Oliver Po

Ryan blogs about hip-hop inspired dating advice and subtly minding your Ps and Qs. He was a full ride scholar of Soonchunhyang University of Asan, South Korea to which he owes much of his wisdom to. His domain of interests include Japanese hip-hop, Korean energy drinks and the many uses of black tea. He has a Bachelor's in International Studies, Global Politics and Societies focus with a minor in Asian studies from the University of San Francisco.

Jeremy Blum

Jeremy is a half Taiwanese, half American originally from New Jersey, USA. He currently lives in Asia, spending his days travelling, learning Chinese and keeping an eye out for interesting trends and cultural differences. He's spent the past two years in Taiwan and will be attending Hong Kong University's graduate school for Journalism and Media Studies in the fall of 2012.

Noor Ramay

Noor is a Pakistani-American from Bay Area, California and holds a bachelors in English from UC Davis. Noor has spent the last year working in Lahore, Pakistan as a social media coordinator. In her spare time she likes to read, blog, keep up with the latest social networking sites, travel and dance. Her friends and family often refer to her as a "nerd" but she doesn't mind, because frankly, nerds rule!

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